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Chemical Immobilization of Animals In-person and Online Course Outline Course Description The purpose of this course is to build an awareness of the technical requirements for remote anesthetic delivery, as well as the pharmacologic considerations, the unique aspects of medical monitoring, potential medical complications, and the human safety and ethical considerations associated with chemical immobilization.  The goal is to enable the operator to create in the field, the level of care given to an animal under controlled conditions.  Because at the end of the day, whether an anesthetic procedure is performed under ideal...

WSU Veterinary Spring Conference Register Today March 25-27, 2022 This year's Spring Conference will be in person on campus in Pullman, WA. We will have a Large Animal Track, Small Animal Track and a Technician Track. Veterinarians ($310) and technicians ($190) are welcome to join. Masks must be worn while attending the conference.   View Spring Conference Website   This program will be submitted for 12 hours of continuing education credit in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval. LABS OFFERINGS: LAB: Large Animal Necropsy Introduction & Laboratory (LIMIT 15 - Vet & Tech) | COST = $25 Laura White, DVM, Dipl. ACVP Level: Beginner This program will include a short introductory...

Below is a link to a brief video presentation developed to provide introductory information to veterinarians on how to render medical assistance to wildlife before transfer to a licensed wildlife rehabilitator. This video is not a substitute for training and education in wildlife medicine; rather, it is designed to be an introduction to the topic that will motivate veterinarians to learn more and partner with wildlife rehabilitators.  It emphasizes the importance of the partnership between wildlife rehabilitators and veterinarians, and discusses the role each profession plays in the treatment of wildlife patients. It also discusses the legal aspects of providing such care. There...

https://ucdavis.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3DloB1w87AKC9sp   Using Video Telemedicine to Provide Cat Health and Behavior Care Introduction and Purpose You are invited to join a research survey conducted by Dr. Carly Moody (Assistant Professor, Dept of Animal Science, UC Davis) and Liam Newquist (senior undergraduate student, UC Davis). The purpose of this study is to investigate the attitudes of currently practicing US veterinarians (DVM), behaviorists (CAAB, ACAAB, Other), board-certified veterinary behaviorists (DVM DACVB), and residency-trained clinical veterinarian behaviorists (DVM) about using video telemedicine for providing cat health and behavior care. Video telemedicine is a method of remotely delivering information or...

WSU College of Veterinary Medicine Fall Veterinary CE Event will be October 30, 2021 from 9:00am to Noon (3 CE Hours).  Now on a non-football weekend to make parking easier!  This will be a hybrid CE event – join us in person on campus or online via zoom.  We will have a Large Animal Track and a Small Animal Track. Presentations will be light and fun, and case based!  Veterinarians and Technicians are welcome to join. To view the Agenda visit: http://cvme.vetmed.wsu.edu/cvme-index/fall-conference/agenda Registration 1) Registration for Veterinarian - $25.00  2) Registration for Veterinary Technician - $15.00  Registration Cut off is October 29, 2021! ~No registration refunds Questions If you have...

We are delighted to invite you to a Q&A session with the international Euthanasia expert, Dr. Kathy Cooney, and is Founder and Director of Education for the Companion Animal Euthanasia Training Academy (CAETA)! She has trained thousands of veterinarians and RVTs across North America! When: April 22nd Mountain Daylight Time: 10:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time: 12:00 PM GMT (UTC): 4:00 PM (16:00) Open to all veterinary team members! Our mission is more than providing a professional pet body bag, we are a team of veterinarians and RVTs also dedicated to improving the euthanasia experience for pet owners and animal health professionals....

About Variants of the Virus that Causes COVID-19 The emergence of variants of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, reminds us that we all need to redouble our efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19. It is more important than ever that we all wear well-fitting masks, stay at least 6 feet apart from people who don’t live with us, avoid crowds and poorly ventilated spaces, and wash our hands often. These practices and the continued effort to vaccinate more people can help end this pandemic.   Some of these variants seem to spread more...

Idaho is in the process of adopting EPA’s new rule Management Standards for Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals and Amendment to the P075 listing for Nicotine. This rule will impact how hazardous waste pharmaceuticals are managed in Idaho. The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality is hosting a webinar on the new rule March 10, from 9:00-11:00 am MST. We will focus on how this rule impacts hazardous waste pharmaceutical management at healthcare facilities, including but not limited to hospitals and clinics, optical or dental providers, long-term care facilities, pharmacies, chiropractors, and veterinarians. Those interested in...

IDAHO DIVISION OF OCCUPATIONAL AND PROFESSIONAL LICENSES (IDOPL) EMERGENCY PROCLAMATION: JANUARY 29, 2021 IDOPL GUIDANCE DOCUMENT - https://elitepublic.bovm.idaho.gov/IBVMPORTAL/IBVM/OTHER/Emergency%20Proclamation%20-%20COVID19%20Vaccine%20Administration.pdf   COVID-19 VACCINE VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY - https://www.volunteeridaho.com/...

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